Listen to the new single from 7 Hills Worship!
Listen to the new single from 7 Hills Worship!

JFH Music Review


Newsboys, Magnetic - Single
CLICK COVER TO ENLARGE

Newsboys
Magnetic - Single



Artist Info: Discography
Genre(s): Pop / Worship
Album length: 1 track: 3 minutes, 16 seconds
Street Date: May 7, 2021


READER RATING:   


The Newsboys have returned with their first single of the year, titled "Magnetic," from an upcoming project to be released in 2021 with partner Capitol CMG. While it is unclear if Newsboys United has any additional projects in the pipeline, they do have some COVID-canceled shows to make up this year with live concerts slowly gearing back up after nearly a year-and-a-half shutdown. With that being said, the new song appears to be sans Peter Furler and Phil Joel, with Tait and few others getting the sole writing credits. Without any official announcement that I could find, this would appear to be an upcoming album minus the Newsboys of yesteryear, returning to the four man lineup.

So what of the new song? Featuring a disco-like beat, jangly guitar lines, and catchy synths, it's certainly an ear worm of a tune harkening back to the Restart era. After a few listens, I quickly found myself bobbing along and tapping my toes to the beat. The lyrics aren't anything earth-shattering, but they're solid to be sure. Speaking of God's love as magnetic, Michael Tait's always smooth vocals croon, "But every time I'm in that fight/Your love keeps pullin' me back, pullin' me back/It's magnetic (Magnetic)/I've pushed away but I can't escape/Your love keeps pullin' me back, pullin' me back/It's magnetic (Magnetic)"

Overall, it has the sound of a song sure to rapidly climb the charts over the summer and give the band a great lead into the new album's (likely fall) release date. "Magnetic" is a fun song and a good reminder of God's faithful love. Count this as another fine song to add to your Newsboys playlist, and keep an eye open for further news of the full album coming soon.

- Review date: 5/17/21, written by Josh Balogh of Jesusfreakhideout.com



(JFH Sponsor Spot)

Check out the new album from Lawrence Jamal!

 

. Record Label: Capitol CMG
. Album length: 1 track: 3 minutes, 16 seconds
. Street Date: May 7, 2021
. Buy It: Apple Music
. Buy It: AmazonMP3

  1. Magnetic (3:16)

 

 



Leave a Comment

 

 

go to main Album review page
go to Album review archive

 


(JFH Sponsor Spot)

 

 

              
Check out the new album from Lawrence Jamal!

Search JFH




This Wednesday, February 1, 2023
SINGLES
Disciple Promise To Live - Single [Tooth & Nail]


This Friday, February 3, 2023
ALBUMS
Cochren & Co. Running Home [Gotee]
Colony House The Cannonballers [Roon]
Hillsong UNITED Are We There Yet? (Expanded Edition) [Hillsong]
Marcus Jordan My Life - eP [MJMG]
Pastor Mike Jr. Impossible [Capitol CMG]

VINYL
Cody Carnes God Is Good! [Marigold 2 LP] [Sparrow]
Hillsong UNITED Are We There Yet? [3 LP] [Hillsong]

SINGLES
Anchor Hymns We Will Feast in The House of Zion - Single [Integrity]
Bethel Music Holy Forever - Single [Bethel Music]
Cline Worthy One (feat. Mo Pitney) - Single [Curb/Word]
Dreaded Dale The Violent - Single (independent)
Free Worship En Tu Nombre Cristo - Single [BEC]
The Kingdom Choir Not Giving Up (feat. Wayne Ellington) - Single [Sentric Music]
Mozaiek Worship Allesomvattend - Single [Integrity]
Matthew Parker Bird's Eye View (feat. Jacob Stanifer) - Single [DREAM]
Hunter Plake More in Love - Single [BEC]
Matt Redman Lamb of God (feat. David Funk) - Single [Integrity]
Martin Smith Holy (Live) (with Kari Jobe) - Single [GLOWORKS]
Chase Tremaine Tired Side of Content - Single (independent)
Women Who Worship Great Mystery - Single [Capitol CMG]
World Gone Cold Opposites Attract - Single [Rockfest]


Next Friday, February 10, 2023
ALBUMS
Jeff & Sheri Easter Treasure [Gaither]
Hannah Hobbs Sundown [Capitol CMG]

SINGLES
George Mhondera Not Even Once - Single [BEC]


For all release dates, click here!
 



Listen to the New Album by Lifehouse Worship!




Listen to the New Album By Erin Corrado!

Check out depositphotos for royalty free images